Some SSA master’s students have the opportunity to delve deep into the scholarly work of social work research
The ACA uses Medicaid to get health insurance to millions of people. Colleen Grogan is keeping track of what happened after that plan was derailed.
Sydney Hans is studying how home visits from a doula help young mothers and their children
We challenge our students to dig deeper to understand the root causes and human costs of social problems.
SSA has defined how the world understands the field of social work and the problems it addresses.
SSA's approach is interdisciplinary and intellectually pluralistic.
At SSA, practice and policy are complementary.
One Step Closer to HIV Elimination: Voices from the Next Generation of Advocates, Practitioners and Researchers
Learn more about the Ricardo Estrada, AM '93 and Michael Rodriguez, AM '07 who recieved the Social Impact and Butler awards during our annual gala. (Photos and video to be posted soon).
Julia Henly receives Award from Illinois Action for Children
Harold Pollack: IL could help the poor by raising Medicaid rates, or just paying bills on time
Melissa Roderick's On-Track research cited in article about new CPS data
Matt Epperson: New approaches needed for people with serious mental illnesses in criminal justice system
Harold Pollack: This Woman Will Take Her Own Life. Our Healthcare System Let Her Down
Harold Pollack comments that substance abuse treatment is a more cost-effective way to reduce crime
Article cites Sarah Duncan, director of SSA's Network for College Success, who praises success of Hancock High School as a neighborhood school
Mark Courtney to receive Distinguished Career Achievement Award
UChicago launches Civic Leadership Academy for city’s nonprofit, government professionals
Article cites Susan Lambert, who argues that understaffed companies load risk onto their workers
Harold Pollack defends the 'calculated risk' of living past 75
Jens Ludwig finds mixed results when low-income families moved to low poverty areas
Transcending ObamaCare: Harold Pollack's three-part interview with Avik Roy
Melissa Roderick’s research cited in U.S. News op-ed
SSA alumnus Andrew Wheeler helps trauma patients at Stroger Hospital
Oct 30, 10:30 AM: McNair Scholars - Abilene Christian University
Oct 30, 12:00 PM: Doctoral Professional Development Workshop
Oct 31, 9:00 AM: Distress in Post Partum couples: Healing Attachment
Oct 31, 9:00 AM: The Transition from Clinician to Manager
Oct 31, 11:30 AM: NEIU Student Visit
Nov 3, 4:30 PM: Schweitzer Fellowships
Nov 4, 12:00 PM: Michael M. Davis Lecture Series
Nov 4, 4:30 PM: Toolbox: Resume/Cover letter
Nov 5, 10:00 AM: Admissions Campus Visit
Nov 5, 3:00 PM: Faculty Meeting
Nov 6, 12:00 PM: Doctorial Workshops
Nov 13, 12:00 PM: Doctorial Workshops
Nov 15, 9:00 AM: EEP Second Year Social Administration
Nov 20, 12:00 PM: Doctorial Workshops
Dec 4, 12:00 PM: Doctorial Workshops
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